Because of a lack of access to sanitary pads for girls in many parts of East Africa, young women are unable to attend school full time due to their menstrual cycle. This can put girls at a disadvantage as it can be difficult to catch up after missing consecutive days of classes. Stop the Spot is our program for this problem.
Although the government provides the HIV/AIDs treatment free of cost, many of these clinics are several miles away and out of reach. Your donations to Future in Our Hands-USA provides an average of $10 a month to fund transportation, allowing individuals access to treatment.
We have helped many students complete a full education, both primary secondary and University. We are proud of their hard work and good performances. Student sponsorship programs provided by FIOH-USA have helped students develop self-confidence and give back to the community.
Building wells in Africa has been our core mission since our inception. Without wells, these rural villagers have to walk up to 10 kilometers every day in order to obtain safer water for basic needs. Wells save countless lives by preventing disease such as typhoid, cholera and more, while allowing residents to feed new tree nurseries.